Biography – RISAKO MATSUSHITA

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RISAKO MATSUSHITA
Language : Japanese / English

PROFILE

2010年 慶應義塾大学文学部 美学美術史学専攻卒業。
2014年 大手IT企業営業職を経て、渡米しメイクアップアーティストとして活動を開始。
    Make Up For Ever Academy NYを卒業後、フリーランス活動をしながら、著名アーティストに師事。
2017年 独立。SEE Management(NY)所属。
2020年 Bryan Bantry Agency(NY)へ移籍。(現在も在籍中)
2021年 帰国。Perle management所属。

MAGAZINE

Harper’s BAZAAR(US) , Elle, L’Officiel, CR Men, Teen Vogue, Interview Germany, NUMERO Russia, WWD, Marieclaire, Schon!, Instyle, GRAZIA Italia, Office, etc.

PROFILE

Risako is a Japanese American who was originally born in New York City. She was raised in Tokyo, Japan and Toronto, Canada. Risako has completed an intensive Hair & Makeup Course in Vantan Design Laboratory, in Tokyo Japan. Upon graduation, she continued her study at the Make Up For Ever Academy in New York City. Prior to establishing her passion in Makeup, Risako obtained a Bachelor of Arts in Art History and the Science of Art at Keio University in Tokyo, Japan. After she relocated herself to New York, Risako has been working extensively in beauty/fashion makeup for editorial,commercial and also for shows backstage for NY, Milan and Paris Fashion week. She has worked on the teams of industry’s top makeup artists such as; DIANE KENDAL, TOM PECHUEX, THOMAS DE KLUYVER, ERIN PARSONS, to name a few. In 2021, She moved her base to Japan and got signed with Perle Management in Tokyo. She is represented by Bryan Bantry Agency in NY as well and continues to work globally in two major cities for fashion/beauty industry.

MAGAZINE

Harper’s BAZAAR(US) , Elle, L’Officiel, CR Men, Teen Vogue, Interview Germany, NUMERO Russia, WWD, Marieclaire, Schon!, Instyle, GRAZIA Italia, Office, etc.